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Altro Cookie Statement

Last Updated: February 2022

This Cookie Statement explains what cookies are and how and why we use them on the Altro e-commerce website, www.altrodirect.com (the “Website”).

For the meanings of the defined terms used in this Cookie Statement and for information about how we use personal information which you provide to us or we have collected about you, please see our Privacy Notice, which applies specifically to customers who use the Website.

You can see when this Cookie Statement was last updated at the top of the page.

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that is sent to your browser and stored on the hard drive of your computer (or internet enabled device) when you visit a website.

Our Website use cookies to distinguish you from other users of our Website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you use our Website and also allows us to improve our Website. 

We use the following categories of cookies on our Website:

Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our Website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our Website and use a shopping cart.

Analytical or performance cookies. These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our Website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our Website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you, when you return to our Website.

Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our Website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our Website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

Cookies are also placed on our Website by different third parties.  Please see the table below for the different cookies which we use on the Website, what they are used for and when each cookie expires in relation to your use of the Website.

What cookies do we use?

 

What can you do about cookies?

You have the right to choose whether or not to accept cookies. You can block cookies by changing your browser settings so that cookies from our Website cannot be placed on your computer or mobile device. The "help" portion of the toolbar on most internet browsers will tell you how to change your browser cookie settings, including how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, and how to disable cookies altogether. Please note that if you choose not to accept cookies you may not have access to certain features that make your experience of our Website more efficient and some of the features on our Website may not function properly.

Changes to our Cookie Statement

We may change this Cookie Statement from time to time. You can see when this Cookie Statement was last updated by checking the “last updated” date displayed at the top of this Cookie Statement.

How can you contact us?

If you have any questions or comments about this Cookie Statement, don’t hesitate to contact us at mydata@altro.com.